Use of Bluewolf.ca Website

The term ‘Bluewolf.ca’ or 'Blue Wolf Design Group' or 'Blue Wolf' ‘us’ or ‘we’ or ‘our’ refers to the owner of this website whose registered office is located in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL Canada. The term ‘you’ or ‘your’ or ‘customers’ or 'clients' refers to the user or viewer of our website or services.

 

If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern Blue Wolf Design Group's relationship with you in relation to this website.

 

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics.
  • Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
  • You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without QuickSites.ca prior written consent.
  • Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Canada.

 

Important Copyright Information

All material on or sold on our site is copyrighted.

 

All logos, websites, stationery, marketing collateral, any graphic designs and artwork displayed on our website including the digital code used to develop our websites are the sole property of Blue Wolf and customers or clients of  Blue Wolf. If you misuse or distribute any of the designs, artwork or digital code found on our website without prior written consent from Blue Wolf, we will seek damages and you will be prosecuted.

 

Authorization

Blue Wolf owns and is authorized to use and resell all custom mock-ups of logos, websites, stationery, marketing collateral, any graphic designs and artwork, including the digital code used to develop our websites, that has not be purchased by our customers. We are authorized to make any necessary modification(s) to these custom mock-ups to fit the needs of our customers.

 

Customers of Blue Wolf are not authorized to use any mock-ups, digital works or code, for their own use or for resale or distribution of any kind unless they have purchased these products and have sole ownership.

 

All designs, website templates, digital code and digital works offered on Blue Wolf's website cannot be removed from our server for any reason unless you are the full owner and have all rights to the files.

 

Ownership

All custom designs, website templates, digital code and digital works offered by Blue Wolf are property of Blue Wolf. Blue Wolf does not claim intellectual or exclusive ownership to any third party templates, designs, digital works or digital code, modified or unmodified, offered through our website.

 

Customers of QuickSites.ca can not claim any intellectual or exclusive ownership to any third party templates, designs, digital works or digital code, modified or unmodified, offered through our website.

 

Payment and Billing

I. Website Hosting Services

Payment for our website hosting services (also refereed to as account) is required in advance on or before the first day of each billing/hosting period. For your convenience, we accept the following payment options:

  • Credit Card
  • PayPal Account
  • Interac Email Transfer - A security question and answer is required by banks to securely process the transfer so you must provide the answer to us via email
  • Business Cheques
  • Certified Cheques
  • Money Orders
  • Bank Drafts

If your payment is not received on or before the first day of each billing/hosting period, Blue Wolf has the right to suspend your account until your payment is received in full. During the suspension period, your website will not be live to the public. There will be an account reactivation fee of $27.50 plus applicable taxes to remove the suspended status from your account due to non-payment of fees. An interest fee will apply if your payment is not received by the third day of the month and we have not received any notice of cancellation. If your account is past due and remains unpaid for more than 90 days, Blue Wolf will take further collection action and an administration fee of upto $180 will be added to the balance owing.

 

II. Graphic Design and Website Development Services

  • A down payment of 50% is required for all projects over $800.00, with the remaining balance due upon client’s final project approval. Final payment is due no more than 14 days after the billing date. Blue Wolf Design Group reserves the right to charge interest fees on the outstanding balance for every 14 days the balance is past due.
  • All projects valued at $800.00 or less require full payment up front.
  • If completion of Project is delayed by the client for more than 30 days, Blue Wolf Design Group has the right to bill the client for the remaining 50% balance due. The project will then be rescheduled and completed when the client is ready to proceed.
  • Initial concepts for the design project will be available for client approval usually within five business days from the date that the down payment or payment is received by Blue Wolf Design Group.
  • For your convenience, we accept business cheques, certified cheques, bank drafts, money orders and secure PayPal payments from another PayPal account or credit card.

 

NSF Cheques

You will be charged an administration fee of $25.00 for any and all NSF Cheques received by Blue Wolf. The $25.00 administration fee is due upon receipt. Interest fees will apply if your payment for this NSF fee is not received within 14 days. Blue Wolf reserves the right to suspend our account without notice until your payments are received in full.

 

Website Hosting Cancellation

Customers wishing to cancel their website hosting services may do so at any time provided notice is received by QuickSites.ca within 30 days of the beginning of the next billing cycle. Your notice most be sent to us in writing via email or letter mail. Confirmation of your request will be required before your account is terminated.

 

Security

Blue Wolf cannot and will not be responsible for maintaining the security of your account password and website content. You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any actions taken with the content of your website. If you suspect any unauthorized use of your account or any other breaches of security, you must notify us in writing immediately. New passwords will be generated to secure your account as soon as your notification is confirmed. Blue Wolf cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage from your failure to comply with this security obligation. You acknowledge and agree that under no circumstances will Blue Wolf be liable, in any way, for any acts or omissions by a Member or Guest, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

 

Content, Conduct Rules and Regulations

You or any person who has access to your account is fully responsible for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of all Content (information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, goods, products, services or other materials) placed on your website and you agree to bear the risk associated with the content. Blue Wolf reserves the right to remove any Content deemed in our sole discretion to be harmful, offensive, or otherwise in violation of the Terms, Rules or Policies we may have in place at the time. We also reserve the right to terminate your account if proper conduct in managing your Content and or account is not followed to our satisfaction.

 

Blue Wolf is not responsible for the Content of any rental account including forums, blogs, discussion groups, media and comments. We reserve the right to remove any Content that is in violation of our Terms and Conditions. You will be held legally responsible all Content, including but not limited to use of copyrighted material without the permission of the author or posting material considered indecent for minors. The use of our rental websites and services for illegal purposes is strictly forbidden. You must agree to not use our services and your rental website to engage in unethical marketing, spamming, misrepresentation, impersonation, stalking, harassment, copyright and privacy infringement, money scams, the sale and promotions of unlawful products and services. Any account found or believed to be, in our sole discretion, violating the law or failing to comply with our rules and regulations may be terminated with or without notice.

 

You are also not permitted to upload any Content to your website (or our server), including but not limited to programs, software, media, or MP3 files unless you have full copyright or have all rights to the Content in question. This includes files with the following extensions: .zip, .rar, .arj, .tar, .mp3, .avi, or .exe. Copyrighted files not belonging to you or an authorized guest may be deleted without notice.

 

Site Uptime

Great care and attention is taken to ensure that your website is available 24 hours every day, 365 days per year. However, websites do sometimes encounter downtime due to server and, other technical issues. Therefore we will not be liable if this website is unavailable at any time.

Your Website may be temporarily unavailable due to issues such as system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control. Where possible we will try to give our customers advance warning of maintenance issues but shall not be obliged to do so.

 

Hosting

Blue Wolf's hosting services utilizes the expertise and high-end server technology of Site5 and Korax. Our technical support to you is completely backed and assisted by Site5 and Korax. While the servers we use rarely go down, we do however realize that sometimes there are short outages which may be completely uncontrollable. To maintain the high level of website uptime provided on these servers, Site5 and Korax from time-to-time performs necessary maintenance which is usually scheduled in the early hours of the AM. It is up to you in the meantime to notify Blue Wolf if you are experiencing any outage issues with your website. You can do this either by phone or email so that proper action may be taken to restore your service.

 

E-Mail Accounts

All Website Hosting Accounts include professional email services with a minimum of 100 megabytes of storage space per email account.  All accounts include server level anti-virus and anti-spam protection which is optional. You must request that this feature be enabled preferably when the accounts are being set-up.

However, if spam protection may be utilized, there are no guarantees, express or implied that it will be 100% effective. Every reasonable precaution is and will be taken to ensure that optimal results are achieved.

Blue Wolf can not and will not be held liable for any data loss due to insufficient protection on your computer. You are solely responsible for maintaining sufficient protection of your own computer from viruses, spam and hackers.

 

Backups

While nightly server backups are performed (Free as well as paid services) we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the data. These backups are NO WAY GUARANTEED! Customers are responsible for maintaining backup copies of their own website content, including all page text, graphics and images, on their own personal computers. Blue Wolf does not provide any sort of compensation for lost for incomplete data in the event that backups do not function properly (even if the malfunction was due to negligence on Blue Wolf's part). Great care and attention is taken to safeguard all data, but we do not assume responsibility for this duty. We make no guarantees about the availability of backups.

 

If for some reason your website and database files need to be restored, fees will only be charged if the restore is successful. If the restore attempt is not sucessful from our paid backup service, compensation will be limited to a maximum of your monthly rental fee.

 

Contact Information

You are required to keep the contact details you provided to us up to date. We may use these addresses to contact you by post or e-mail from time to time, but these addresses will not be passed to any other companies, unless required in order to register a domain name.

 

Disclaimer of Warranties

You agree that your use of our Services is solely at your own risk. You agree that such Service(s) is provided on an ‘as is’, ‘as available’ basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. We make no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements, or that the Service(s) will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; nor do we make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service(s) or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the Service or that defects in the Service will be corrected. You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of Service is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data. We make no warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained through the Service or any transactions entered into through the Service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the Service shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.

 

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Blue Wolf and the sites owner, representatives, subsidiaries, affiliates, related parties, officers, directors, employees, agents, independent contractors, advertisers, partners, and co-branders, from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, that may be filed by any third party, arising out of your conduct or connection with this web site or service, your provision of content, your violation of these Terms and Conditions, or any other violation by you of the rights of another person or party.

 

Contact Blue Wold Design Group

Please contact us by email or letter mail at the following address if you have any questions about our Terms and Conditions:

 

Blue Wolf Design Group

25 High Street

Grand Falls-Windsor, NL

A2A 1C7

terry@bluewolf.ca

 

Revised: 10/18/2012